Snow and Ice Control
Salting and plowing of all town roads, some county roads, and some University at Buffalo roads.
Storm Water Control
Maintenance and cleaning of all storm sewers and flood control ditches.
Town Road Maintenance
Sweeping, flushing, patching, resurfacing and reconstruction of roads, also curb and shoulder maintenance.
Leaf collection doesn't start until October 15th. Pick-up and disposal of leaves out at the curb.
Traffic Lights and Road Signs
Installation and maintenance of all traffic signals, traffic control road signs, also road and crosswalk striping.
Oversee maintenance and repair of street lights, gas and electric, in the town.
Population control of mosquitoes in the town.
For information on metal recycling please refer to the Solid Waste & Recycling Policies.
Annual spring cleanup for unmanageable limbs, branches, and brush.
Annual Collection of Holiday Trees
The Highway Department will assist the Refuse Department in the pickup of holiday trees. Amherst residents may also drop off trees at the Amherst Compost Facility.
Ellicott Creek Overflow Channels
Clearing and growth cutting.
Planting, trimming and removal of trees on town property.